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Team Rollie, Team Goose Play to 9-9 Tie at Hall of Fame Classic

Orlando Cabrera named Player of the Game at 11th edition of Hall of Fame Classic.
2019-05-25

11th Edition of Hall of Fame Classic Brings Six Hall of Famers to Cooperstown

Managers Rollie Fingers, Goose Gossage set their lineups for annual legends game.
2019-05-24

Hall of Fame's BASE Race returns Saturday, May 25

5K and 10K runs support Museum's Be A Superior Example program.
2019-05-21

Tim Mead to Begin Serving as President of the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum on June 24

Jeff Idelson to continue as President until that date.
2019-05-20

Tim Mead named President of National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Angels executive becomes seventh president in Hall of Fame history.
2019-04-30

Big Leagues Come to Cooperstown for May 25 Hall of Fame Classic at Doubleday Field

Annual Legends Game Returns for Memorial Day Weekend celebration.
2019-04-29

Blyleven, Fingers, Gossage, Raines and Trammell Headed to Cooperstown for Classic Weekend, May 24-26

Cooperstown’s Legends Game Returns to Doubleday Field on May 25.
2019-04-10

Red Sox Weekend July 6-7 at Hall of Fame

2018 World Series Trophy Coming to Cooperstown.
2019-04-09

Museum Celebrates American Legion Centennial March 29-30 in Cooperstown

Hall of Famer Lee Smith Highlights Special Programming; Discounted Admission Rates Offered for Legion Members and Families.
2019-03-26

Hall of Fame to Salute Fans’ Timeless Love of Baseball Cards in ‘Shoebox Treasures’

Museum’s Newest Exhibit to Open May 25 as Part of Hall of Fame Classic Weekend.
2019-03-25

Picturing America's Pastime Travel Exhibit Debuts in Fayetteville, N.C.

Photo exhibit runs through May 11 at The Arts Council.
2019-03-22

Statement from the Seaver Family

Tom Seaver to retire from public life.
2019-03-07

Hall of Fame Classic Tickets Now on Sale for Members

Ticket sale for general public begins March 11.
2019-03-04

Hall of Fame Announces MTM Publishing as New Agent

Valerie Tomaselli of MTM Publishing will help the Museum develop books and place them in the publishing marketplace.
2019-02-13

Jeff Idelson to Retire as President of National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum

Idelson to remain in current role through July's Induction Weekend.
2019-02-05

Cap Selections Announced for Hall of Fame Plaques for Class of 2019 Inductees

Baines, Halladay, Martinez, Mussina, Rivera, Smith to Be Celebrated July 21 in Cooperstown.
2019-01-25

Halladay, Martinez, Mussina, Rivera Elected to Hall of Fame by BBWAA

Class of 2019 inducted July 21 in Cooperstown.
2019-01-22

Baseball Writers’ Association of America Election Results Revealed Tuesday, Jan. 22

Announcement to be carried live on MLB Network and simulcast on MLB.com; Class of 2019 inducted July 21.
2019-01-21

Applications for 2019 Class of Frank and Peggy Steele Interns Due January 31

Twenty summer internships available this year at Museum in Cooperstown.
2019-01-16

Helfer named 2019 Ford C. Frick Award winner

Al Helfer, who became a household name in the 1950s on the Mutual Game of the Day, has been named the 2019 Frick Award winner.
2018-12-12

Jayson Stark wins 2019 Spink Award

Jayson Start has been named the winner of the BBWAA's J.G. Taylor Spink Award for 2019.
2018-12-11

Lee Smith, Harold Baines elected to Hall of Fame by Today's Game Era Committee

Class of 2019 to be inducted July 21 in Cooperstown.
2018-12-09

Today’s Game Era Committee Ballot to Be Considered Dec. 9 at Baseball’s Winter Meetings

Results announced live on Sunday, Dec. 9, during “MLB Tonight” at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on MLB Network.
2018-12-03

Exhibit Honoring World Series Champion Red Sox Now Open at Hall of Fame

Artifacts from the Red Sox's 2018 World Series championship will be on exhibit at the Hall of Fame through the 2019 MLB postseason.
2018-11-26